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1995 Toyota Avalon - Overheating

Radiator fan wil not kick on and motor overheats.

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Many things to consider.

first , the fan itself. could be worn out carbon brush that is why it would not run.
verify the fan, remove the socket and put a 12 v directly to the fan and see if it would run.

second, the fan relay. check the fan relay to see if it is doing what it is supposed to do. check if power is flowing from the supply to the motor.

third, the sending unit. make sure the sending unit is signaling the relay to turn on the fan if it is already hot.

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